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Colleen Callahan

Associate Professor

Colleen Callahan regularly teaches Macroeconomic Theory (Economics 501), a required course in the master’s program. She has been a professor at American University since the fall of 2001.

Professor Callahan also teaches undergraduate courses in macroeconomics as well as a master’s course in financial economics. Her research centers on U.S. monetary history in the 19th and early 20th centuries. She received a BA degree from Miami University in Oxford, OH and a PhD from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Before coming to American University, Professor Callahan taught at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA and Occidental College in Los Angeles, Calif. She was honored with the 2010 Jonathan Hughes Prize for Excellence in Teaching Economic History from the Economic History Association. She will be teaching ECON-601 Macroeconomic Theory.

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